"I don't know if we've made a great record or not, but it is our record. It's us standing there naked, if you will."
- Edge, on All That You Can't Leave Behind, 2000
did you know
Although instrumental, the song '4th Of July' was recorded on the 4th of July, it is about how they felt that day. The Edge was playing the guitar, completely unaware that Brian Eno (one of the producers) was recording it.